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Review of Casa Magnolia Bed & Breakfast

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Casa Magnolia Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 26 Saint Louis B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Pekin, Illinois
1 review
“Perfect Girls Get-A-Way”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

1st Experience with Bed & Breakfast that made you know you would return on your next visit to ST. Louis. Hosts made everything perfect , rooms lovely, greeted each morning with beautiful breakfast, and both hosts , Lilabet & Jordi ,were great story tellers as well as being charming and accomodating. Offered to pick us up if we over-indulged, provided home made cookies and beverages in a lovely sitting room each evening, and made you want to return and refer. The home was decorated to welcome the fall season and we certainly felt welcomed.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
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English first
Pekin, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

I was the only one in our group that had never stayed at a B&B. I had no idea what to expect. Boy,was I surprised. What a wonderful weekend we had with the owners Lillabet and Jordi! Do they know how to entertain! The food was so good; surroundings very unique. They were both very knowledgeable about what to do and where things are in St.Louis. Very attentive to making us comfortable and feel at home. Lillabet and Jordi spent time with us at our urging, to talk about the history of Casa Magnolia and how they acquired all that surrounded us. Whether it was artwork, furniture, or something from Jordi's home country of Spain, everything seemed to have it's own story. We all feel that Casa Magnolia is not your average B&B. It truly is one of the best kept secrets in St.Louis!

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
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Pekin, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2013

Jordi and Lillabet are an amazing fun-loving couple (congrats on your 19th anniversary) who know how to truly make you feel right at home. Thank you for the homemade cookies in the sitting room every night and the candies left by our bedside. They've done an excellent job in restoring their Victorian home while at the same time including all the modern conveniences. We hope next time to enjoy your beautiful backyard including the swimming pool. Lillabet is a fantastic cook and baker. Her breakfasts every morning included fresh fruit, homemade breads, homemade jams/jellies, egg/meat frittata (or, another wonderful egg/meat dish), etc. They asked about food allergies and likes/dislikes so they could prepare a breakfast to meet our needs. Jordi helped with our bags, offered us umbrellas on a rainy day, made recommendations and gave great directions. The location is perfect and has a lovely view of Tower Grove Park directly across the street. Out our back door was the Shaw Art Festival; around the corner is the world famous Missouri Botanical Gardens; in 10 minutes we were shopping at the Galleria and Brentwood Blvd; and we were less than 10 minutes to great Italian dining on The Hill. Thank you so much for opening your home to us and making us feel like family.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
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Shawnee, Kansas
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2013

My wife and I took the train from Chicago for a reunion in St. Louis with long-time friends from Kansas City who, fortunately for us, like to stay at B&B's instead of motels. Their choice of Casa Magnolia at 4171 Magnolia Ave. made our 3-day visit to St. Louis far more memorable than anything Forest Park or anything else in the city could have prompted. The breakfasts, the room, the bed, the décor, the back yard patio, the incomparable ambiance and the cookies (oh, what cookies!) combined to make September 3-6 red-letter days on our 2013 calendar. What will stay with us the longest are memories of Lillabet and Jordi, our hostess and host, whose warm hospitality and willingness to share themselves with us surpassed all the splendid tangibles they had to offer. We feel as though we have made two new friends. Christmas cards to them will follow.

Harry and Jo Jones, Chicago

Room Tip: All three rooms are fine and filled with antiques.
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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2013

A very comfortable B&B to stay at. It was very clean and uniquely decorated. The breakfast was outstanding. The Innkeepers were exceptionally interesting and very friendly . We enjoyed our stay here. Also, they have a great location.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013

We stayed at Casa Magnolia 2 years ago, and really enjoyed the experience, so it was an easy decision to stay there again when we visited St. Louis.
The inn is quiet, beautifully decorated, and the hosts are most entertaining.

Room Tip: The largest and most expensive room also happens to be the one without the en suite bathroom. We pre...
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  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2013

Initial greeting very professional by Jordi with a "Happy Birthday" for my wife. He asked if we had any special diet requests for breakfast and since other guests had asked for 8:30 breakfast would that be acceptable for us. In the morning I came down early for breakfast and Jordi offered me coffee. I accepted the offer and went out to a very comfortable porch swing to enjoy the early morning and my coffee. My recommendation when you stay is"use the swing". I would not do justice to a breakfast that can only be understood by experience. You need to do that and then try to explain it for me. Not only is the food exceptional but the conversation with guests, Lillabet and Jordi made this more of a family gathering than guests in their home. I know they had to have more to do, but they spent way more time with my wife and me than we deserved. The location across from Tower Grove Park near the Missouri Botanical Gardens and restaurants on "The Hill" makes Casa Magnolia a must destination.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank chiaramussoi
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Additional Information about Casa Magnolia Bed & Breakfast

Property: Casa Magnolia Bed & Breakfast
Address: 4171 Magnolia Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110-3962
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Region: United States > Missouri > Saint Louis > Shaw
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 26 B&Bs / Inns in Saint Louis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 3
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Magnolia is a beautiful Victorian home in the historic Shaw neighborhood in St. Louis, Missouri. The house was built in 1906 and overlooks exquisite Tower Grove Park, a historical landmark created and designed by Henry Shaw, who also founded the Missouri Botanical Garden in 1868, which is located less than a mile from Casa Magnolia and attracts visitors from all over the world.The three bedrooms are located on the second floor, along with a sitting room complete with a fireplace and plenty of books!The bedrooms of Casa Magnolia are beautifully decorated, and each one has its own unique character. The King Bedroom has a beautiful view of historic Tower Grove Park, while both of the Queen Bedrooms overlook the backyard patio and swimming pool. All three rooms have a private bath and free wireless internet access.A full breakfast is served every morning, which includes fresh fruit, home made pastries, home made jellies, a main dish (such as casserole, omelet, puff pastry or pancakes) and side dishes, served with juice and your choice of coffee or tea.Lillabet and Jordi, innkeepers of Casa Magnolia B&B, "your home-away-from-home" ... more   less 

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